Ground Beef recall for Blue String Contamination

Posted on April 12, 2015 by


Cargill Meat Solutions, Wyalusing, Pennsylvania is recalling approximately 8,294 pounds of ground beef product that may be contaminated with blue string.

The ground beef patties were produced on April 6, 2015. The following products are subject to recall:

5.3-lb. trays containing sixteen pieces of “85% Lean | 15% Fat MEADOWLAND FARMS Ground Beef 1/3 LB. PATTIES,” with a use or freeze by date of April 18, 2015.

The products subject to recall bear the establishment number “EST. 9400” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items produced were shipped to warehouse locations in Connecticut and Maryland.

Consumers with questions about the recall can call Cargill at 1-877-596-4069. Consumers who have purchased affected products have been contacted directly by the retailer.

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